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Chateau de Valmer, Tours

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Not only is Chateau de Valmer a castle surrounded by vineyards, it's home to a winery and several garden terraces containing original and rare plants. Built in the 16th to the 18th centuries, the terraces comprise a "Remarkable Garden" filled with conservatory plants and heirloom vegetables.

Each terrace drops off about 30 m (99 ft) with a front culinary terrace, a high terrace of hedges arranged in a sitting room setting, the terrace of vases d'Anduze, the terrace Leda with a 17th century rose garden, the terrace of Florentine fountains, an internal terrace with pottery, and the terraced flower garden.

Your tour of the vineyard and winemaking process comes with a tasting of traditional wines, including Brut, Rosé, and Sweet Vouvray. Make Chateau de Valmer part of your personalized Tours itinerary using our Tours family vacation planner.
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  • I thoroughly enjoyed my visit here, it is a very beautiful place that will always give historical perspective to any visit to this part of France.  more »
  • I haven't seen the Castle inside. I bought the ticket just to visit the gardens that I loved so much! Not to be missed!
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  • The name, expect Valmer Château as Loire of traveler an imposing castle building. One does not find it here unfortunately, because it already fell victim to a fire years ago. A lovingly designed Park but compensated for the somewhat tedious journey by bicycle.
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  • Castle visit for its garden and its niche in the Cherry Valley. A place full of humanity and peace.
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  • Beautiful garden! some parts of the Park are reminiscent of the gardens Italian: it is very marked. Garden to him alone is worth the visit and to the wire of the promenade there are lots of very pleasant surprises. The owner is almost untraceable plant collection: it practical exchanges of seeds with a large Conservatory of plants located in Russia. The young gardener has a remarkable knowledge of gardening.
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